Portrait of Emanuel List (1891-1967)

Object Number: 
1990.1.171
Date: 
1934
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 18.1 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "Wm H Walker" date and inscription: lower right: "Jan 16/34 Dutch Treat" inscriptions: lower center: "Emanuel List" and lower left: "EMANUEL LIST / BASSO MET. OPERA"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / EMANUEL LIST / BASSO MET. OPERA"; at lower right: "Jan 16/34 Dutch Treat"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Emanuel List"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
An Austrian-born operatic bass, the subject had his U.S. debut with the Metropolitan Opera Co., New York, in 1932.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group